Tag archive for ‘Amps’
By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, March 21st, 2018

Fender Hot Rod Deluxe IV & Hot Rod DeVille IV

Fender Hot Rods have been around for over 20 years, and 2018 sees the fourth generation hit the streets. Huw Price tests the latest versions of two of the world’s most popular amps. It’s strange that Fender’s More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, February 8th, 2018

Blackstar HT Venue MkII Club 40 & Stage 60 212

Blackstar gives its award-winning mid-price amplifier range an overhaul. Chris Vinnicombe checks out the new breed… 2017 was a big year for Blackstar Amplification. First, the company marked 10 years since More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, February 1st, 2018

Black Volt Amplification Crazy Horse

Eye-catching cabinets and a unique vibe have seen this LA amp company generate the right kind of buzz among A-list players. Huw Price saddles up the Crazy Horse… The design, materials and technology utilised More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, January 24th, 2018

NAMM 2018: Orange launch the Rocker 15 Terror

Orange Amplification have introduced the Rocker 15 Terror, a compact head version of the enormously popular Rocker 15 Combo The Rocker 15 Terror is the result of an impeccable blend of technology and styling More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, January 24th, 2018

NAMM 2018: Orange Reveal the Brent Hinds Terror

Designed in collaboration with Mastodon’s Brent Hinds, Orange Amplification have today revealed the Brent Hinds Terror. Orange Amplification is delighted to present the Brent Hinds Terror, designed More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Monday, January 8th, 2018

NAMM 2018: Friedman Amps BE-50 Deluxe 50-watt All-Tube Head

Friedman Amplification has unveiled The BE-50 Deluxe Amplifier for NAMM 2018. Friedman BE-50 Deluxe Amplifier By combining the tonal pallet of his BE and HBE circuits, as well as the sparkling cleans of the More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Monday, December 18th, 2017

Fender ’64 Custom Deluxe Reverb

A hand-wired Deluxe Reverb with blackface AB763 innards and a solid pine cabinet is the reissue many players have been dreaming of. Huw Price discovers if it’s worth the wait… The Fender Deluxe Reverb is More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

Satellite Neutron

Still slightly under the radar, Satellite amps offer great value in the hand-wired world, but does the Neutron live up to its promise as a boutique bomb? Huw Price finds out… Based in San Diego, Satellite More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Friday, November 17th, 2017

Honeyboy Amps 18 & 5 Review

They may be dressed like psychedelic reptiles, but these hand-wired British combos are tweed on the inside… Richard Purvis samples a pair of pint-size powerhouses. Do you like reptiles? If so, please don’t More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, October 19th, 2017

Rift Amplification Tweed 5TV & 15TV

Despite being tone monsters, Leo Fender’s early TV front amplifiers are less sought-after than later narrow-panel tweeds. Huw Price finds out if Rift’s interpretations of the 5A2 Princeton and 5A3 Deluxe circuits More...